|J'accuse...! - Zola, Emile|
J'accuse...! de Émile Zola, lu pour Librivox par Ezwa. J'accuse est le titre d'un article rédigé par Émile Zola lors de l'affaire Dreyfus et publié dans le journal L'Aurore du 13 janvier 1898 sous forme d'une lettre ouverte au Président de la République Félix Faure. Il s'est inspiré d'un dossier fourni en 1896 par l'écrivain Bernard Lazare. (Résumé de Wikipedia) "J'accuse!" (I accuse!) was published January 13, 1898 in the maiden issue of the newspaper L'Aurore (The Dawn)...
Keywords: librivox; literature; audiobook; litterature; livre audio; Zola; J'accuse; Dreyfus
|J. Poindexter, Colored - Irvin S. Cobb|
LibriVox recording of J. Poindexter, Colored, by Irvin S. Cobb. Read by Grant Hurlock. This comic novel relates the first-person adventures in New York City of Jefferson Poindexter, personal assistant to Cobb's famous Judge Priest, while the judge is vacationing abroad. (Introduction by Grant Hurlock) For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox catalog page for this recording...
Keywords: librivox; audiobook; fiction; humor
|J.S. Bach, Volume 1 - Albert Schweitzer|
LibriVox recording of J.S. Bach, Volume 1 by Albert Schweitzer. Read in English by Kathleen Norland; Chiquito Crasto; Jonathon Scofield An analysis of Johann Sebastian Bach's life and musical compositions, and of the artistic, philosophical, and religious world in which he acted. (Introduction by Kathleen Norland) For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox catalog page for this recor...
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|Ja och Nej - Helena Nyblom|
LibriVox recording of Ja och Nej, by Helena Nyblom. Read by Lars Rolander. Helena Nyblom (1843-1926) was born in Denmark. But in 1864 she Married University Doctor Carl Rupert Nyblom and moved to Uppsala, Sweden. Her debut as a story- and fairytale writer was in 1897, when she was 54 years old. She was a very productive and popular author around 1900 and in the early 20th Century. Alienation, lack of understanding, appreciation and sympathy, and the conflict between doing ones duty and freedom w...
Keywords: LibriVox; audiobook; Literature; tales; fairytales; swedish; Nyblom
|Jabberwocky - Lewis Carroll|
LibriVox volunteers bring you 34 different recordings of Jabberwocky, by Lewis Carroll. This was the weekly poetry project for the week of January 21st, 2007. For more information on our readers, please visit the catalog page at: http://librivox.org/jabberwocky-by-lewis-carroll/. For more free audiobooks, or to become a volunteer reader, please visit librivox.org. Download M4B (26MB)
Keywords: librivox; audiobook; literature; poetry
Downloads: 108,536 (1 review)
|Jack and Jill - Alcott , Louisa May|
Librivox recording of Jack and Jill Jack and Jill went up a hill To coast with fun and laughter. Jack fell down and broke his crown, And Jill came tumbling after. - Louisa May Alcott When Jack and Jill tumble off of their sled on the first good snow of the season, their injuries cause them to be bedridden for many months putting an end to their fun and frolics. Their parents and friends fill their long days with the joys of a theatrical production, their own personal mail system and many other i...
Keywords: Alcott; nursery rhymes; librivox
|Jack and the Check book - John Kendrick Bangs|
LibriVox recording of Jack and the Check book by John Kendrick Bangs. Read in English by Cate Barratt Bangs is in top form in his version of this small collection of timeless fairy tales. If you don't immediately recognize Jack and the Check Book, Puss, the Promoter, and the Golden Fleece, don't worry, you soon will. - Summary by Cate Barratt For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the catalog...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; short stories; humourous fiction; humor
|Jacob's Ladder - E. Phillips Oppenheim|
LibriVox recording of Jacob's Ladder by E. Phillips Oppenheim. Read in English by Richard Kilmer This is a story about Jacob Pratt who “stood bond” for his brother and then lost all his money and was unable to pay his debts. Two years later his brother is finally able to restore him to an enviable financial position. Jacob rewards those who stood beside him during his time of trials and attempts to get even with those who had cast him aside...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; fiction; Mystery; Crime
|Jacob's Room - Virginia Woolf|
LibriVox recording of Jacob's Room by Virginia Woolf. Read by LibriVox Volunteers The novel centers, in a very ambiguous way, around the life story of the protagonist Jacob Flanders, and is presented entirely by the impressions other characters have of Jacob [except for those times when we do indeed get Jacob's perspective]. Thus, although it could be said that the book is primarily a character study and has little in the way of plot or background, the narrative is constructed as a void in place...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; Woolf; English literature; fiction
|Jacqueline of Golden River - H. M. Egbert|
LibriVox recording of Jacqueline of Golden River, by H.M. Egbert. Read by Roger Melin. Jacqueline seems to have contracted a touch of amnesia, as she is found in an apartment with a dead man, and with a weapon in her hand. But she remembers nothing of any incident, remembers not her name nor where she comes from, not even why she is where she was found. She only remembers her father, and that he is in danger...
Keywords: Mystery; literature; Librivox; audiobook
Downloads: 4,459 (2 reviews)
|Jailed for Freedom - Doris Stevens|
Librivox recording of Jailed for Freedom by Doris Stevens. Read by LibriVox Volunteers. A first-hand account of the 1913-1919 campaign of American suffragettes, detailing their treatment at the hands of the courts, and the true conditions of their incarceration. (Summary by Sarah Jennings) For more free audiobooks, or to become a volunteer reader, please visit librivox.org. Download M4B (278MB)
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; women's suffrage; Doris Stevens; Alice Paul; Woodrow Wilson; picketting; Silent Sentinels; Nineteenth Amendment
Downloads: 9,327 (1 review)
|James - World English Bible|
Librivox recording of the James from the World English Bible. Read by Robert Scott. The Book of James : Supposed to have been written by James the Brother of Jesus and First Leader of the Christian movement in Jerusalem after the death of Jesus Christ. The theme of this book is the importance of Works as the vehicle of Faith. (Written by Robert Scott) For more free audiobooks, or to become a volunteer reader, please visit librivox.org...
Keywords: librivox; literature; audiobook; Bible; World English Bible; New Testament; James; James the Just; works; faith
|James Joyce in Context Vol. 1: Telemachus - Various|
This is a project invented and created by LibriVox volunteers. It collects various works which James Joyce quotes and refers to in his epic novel Ulysses, and provides them in audio form. Perfect for Joyce scholars, fans, and aficionados! (Summary by Kirsten Ferreri) Collection ends with Joyce’s Ulysses chapter 1: Telemachus. For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox catalog page f...
Keywords: librivox; audiobook; James Joyce; Telemachus; allusions; literature
|James Watt - Andrew Carnegie|
LibriVox recording of James Watt, by Andrew Carnegie. Read by Bill Boerst. This biography of the inventor James Watt covers his early years, successes and failures, and legacy. (Summary by Bill Boerst) For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox catalog page for this recording. For more free audio books or to become a volunteer reader, visit LibriVox.org...
Keywords: librivox; audiobook; non fiction; biography; invention; inventor; US
Downloads: 3,120 (1 review)
|Jan, Jannetje en hun jongste kind - E.J. Potgieter|
LibriVox audiobook van "Jan, Jannetje en hun jongste kind" van E.J. Potgieter. Gelezen door Anna Simon. Een allegorisch verhaal als commentaar op de toestand van de Nederlandse samenleving anno 1841, in de ogen van E.J. Potgieter. Jan en Jannetje (die staan voor de oorspronkelijke Nederlandse bevolking vanaf ongeveer 1500) vieren Oudejaarsavond 1841 met hun kinderen, waaronder zoons Janmaat (zeevaart), Jan Contant en Jan Crediet (handel), Jan Compagnie (koloniën), en Jan Cordaat (leger)...
Keywords: librivox; audiobook; audioboek; luisterboek; Potgieter; literatuur; allegorie; Jan Salie
|Jane Austen's Juvenilia - Jane Austen|
LibriVox recording of Jane Austen's Juvenilia. Before becoming the author of such classics as Sense and Sensibility, Pride and Prejudice, and Emma, Jane Austen experimented with various writing styles as a teenager in the early 1790s. This is a collection of her juvenilia, including the epistolary novels Love and Freindship, Lesley Castle, and Lady Susan, as well as her comic History of England and some shorter pieces...
Keywords: librivox; audio; austen; juvenilia; novella; epistolary
|Jane Eyre - Charlotte Brontë|
A LibriVox recording of Jane Eyre by Charlotte Brontë Jane Eyre is not your typical romance. It is a story of a woman who struggles with a world in which she doesn’t quite fit. Once finished with her schooling, and with no family that really cares of her she strikes out on her own as a governess. Jane Eyre searches for love, someone to care for her, and someone to care for, and finds it in unexpected places...
Keywords: librivox; classic; audiobook; romance
Downloads: 1,006,259 (2 reviews)
|Jane Eyre (dramatic reading) - Charlotte Bronte|
LibriVox recording of Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte. Jane Eyre is a masterpiece of romance and hardship, penned by beloved author Charlotte Brontë. From a childhood spent as a dependent relation amongst cruel relatives and then as a student at a spirit-crushing charity school, Jane grows to become a remarkable woman: poor and plain in an era that viewed women as little more than ornaments, she believes in her own worth and craves independence and adventure...
Keywords: librivox; audio; bronte; governess; love story; bildungsroman; madwoman; mystery; orphan; romance; gothic
Downloads: 55,507 (1 review)
|Jane Eyre (version 3) - Charlotte Brontë|
LibriVox recording of Jane Eyre, by Charlotte Brontë. Read by Elizabeth Klett. Charlotte Bronte's classic novel Jane Eyre is narrated by the title character, an orphan who survives neglect and abuse to become a governess at the remote Thornfield Hall. She finds a kindred spirit in her employer, the mysterious and brooding Mr. Rochester, but he hides a terrible secret that threatens their chances of happiness...
Keywords: librivox; audiobook; classic; romance
Downloads: 938,019 (9 reviews)
|Jane Eyre, die Waise von Lowood - Charlotte Brontë|
LibriVox recording of Jane Eyre, die Waise von Lowood by Charlotte Brontë. Read in German by Hokuspokus; Elli; AliceDe; Julia Niedermaier; Eki Teebi; Jessi; Ramona Deininger-Schnabel; Ohrbuch; Anka; Imke Grassl; Frown; KarinM; Alexandra Bogensperger; Desirée Löffler; caromopfen Jane Eyre. Eine Autobiographie (Originaltitel: Jane Eyre. An Autobiography), erstmals erschienen im Jahr 1847 unter dem Pseudonym Currer Bell, ist der erste veröffentlichte Roman der britischen Autorin Charlotte Bron...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; fiction; Jane Eyre; Charlotte Bronte; Lowood; Gouvernante; Rochester
|Janet of the Dunes - Harriet T. Comstock|
LibriVox recording of Janet of the Dunes, by Harriet T. Comstock. Read by Roger Melin. Known primarily for her children's books, Harriet T. Comstock would occasionally depart from that genre and showcase her writing talent in adult prose as well. Janet of the Dunes is one such departure wherein she masterfully takes us into the lives of the bold men and women who tended those life saving stations along the seaboard which many a ship relied upon for their safety...
Keywords: librivox; literature; audiobook; adventure; fiction; sea stories
|January - Helen Hunt Jackson|
LibriVox volunteers bring you 8 recordings of January by Helen Hunt Jackson. This was the Weekly Poetry project for January 13, 2013. Helen Maria Hunt Jackson, born Helen Fiske was an Amewrican writer and activist for the improvement of treatment of the Native Americans by the U.S. government. Her books A Century of Dishonor and Ramona both attracted considerable attention to her cause. (Summary by David Lawrence) For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS f...
Keywords: librivox; literature; audiobook; poetry; philosophy; nature
|Japan: An Attempt at Interpretation - Lafcadio Hearn|
LibriVox recording of Japan: An Attempt at Interpretation by Lafcadio Hearn. Read in English by Julia Niedermaier. Greece-born Lafcadio Hearn spent decades of his life in Japan, even marrying a Japanese woman, thus becoming a Japanese citizen by the name of Koizumi Yakumo (小泉 八雲). He wrote many books on Japan, especially about its folklore. In this posthumously published book, he takes a closer look at Japan's religious history: How it developed from ancient beliefs into Shintoism, resis...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; culture; religion; Japan; society; education
|Japanese Fairy Tales - Yei Theodora Ozaki|
Librivox recording of Japanese Fairy Tales, by Yei Theodora Ozaki. First published in 1908, this is a book of "beautiful legends and fairy tales of Japan" that were collected, translated and retold by the author, Yei Theodora Ozaki, who states: "...in telling them I have also found that they were still unknown to the vast majority, and this has encouraged me to write them for the children of the West." In part, the project was the result of a suggestion made by her friend Andrew Lang, another co...
Keywords: librivox; audiobook; audio book; fairy tales; japanese; ozaki
Downloads: 84,705 (1 review)
|Japanese Girls and Women - Alice Bacon|
LibriVox recording of Japanese Girls and Women, by Alice Bacon This book is a clear and delightful peek into the world of Japanese girls and women of the late 1800s: their childhood, education, marriage and intimate family life. And it is done by someone who admires the immense resources, abilities and strength shown by all of these girls and women. The intricate customs that bind the society together and must be learned by every girl, such as the annual Doll ceremony are explained as well as th...
Keywords: audiobook; librivox; japanese; girl; women; culture
Downloads: 10,521 (1 review)
|Jataka Tales - Ellen C. Babbitt|
LibriVox recording of Jataka Tales by Ellen C. Babbitt. Jataka Tales form a part of the collective Indian Fairy tales with the only distinction that most of Jataka Tales have a moral. These are famous children stories and some of the stories like the "the turtle who couldn't stop talking" and "the King's White Elephant" are so famous that they are enacted as short plays in schools and are cited as an example in daily conversations...
Keywords: advice, animals, children, comedy; Indian; tales; Librivox; audiobook
|Jazz Fantasia - Carl Sandburg|
Librivox recording of Jazz Fantasia, by Carl Sandburg. As our weekly poem of 30-July-2006, "Jazz Fantasia" was a special challenge because it isn't just about jazz, it IS jazz. The rhythm is central, but not so clearly defined, so we had to play around and improvise. Every reading is unique! (Summary by LauraFox) For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox catalog page for this recordi...
Keywords: librivox; literature; audiobook; audio book; poetry; jazz; sandburg
|Jean Valjean; or, The Shadow of the Law - Harry Clifford Fulton|
LibriVox recording of Jean Valjean; or, The Shadow of the Law by Harry Clifford Fulton. Read in English by a full cast. A late 19th-century stage adaptation of Victor Hugo's Les Miserables in English, The Shadow of the Law dramatizes the struggles of Hugo's legendary characters: Jean Valjean, the former convict; his relentless pursuer, Javert; Fantine, the tragic mother; her daughter Cosette; the greedy Thenardiers; the doomed revolutionaries...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; les miserables
Downloads: 1,029 (1 review)
|Jeanne D'Arc, de Maagd van Orléans - Henri Emile Koopmans van Boekeren|
LibriVox opname van Jeanne D'Arc, de Maagd van Orléans van Henri Emile Koopmans van Boekeren. Gelezen door Bart de Leeuw. Een historisch overzicht van het leven van Jeanne D'Arc: haar wapenfeiten, haar proces die leidde tot de brandstapel en haar latere rehabilitatie en zaligverklaring. Dit boek werd uitgegeven in 1916. In 1920 werd Jeanne D'Arc heilig verklaard. (Samenvatting door Bart de Leeuw) Voor meer informatie, inclusief een link naar de on-line tekst, info over de lezers, RSS feeds, CD ...
Keywords: LibriVox; audioboek; biografie; geschiedenis; frankrijk
|Jennie Gerhardt - Theodore Dreiser|
LibriVox recording of Jennie Gerhardt, by Theodore Dreiser. Read by Richard Kilmer. This is a story of an innocent, caring, beautiful young girl from and extremely poor family who throughout her life is drawn into affairs with two different men from a much higher social class. How members of her family, the family of one of the wealthy men, and society in general react to her situation is the basis of this story...
Keywords: librivox; literature; audiobook; fiction
|Jeremiah (KJV) - King James Version|
LibriVox recording of Jeremiah, King James Version. Read by volunteer readers. The Book of Jeremiah is the second of the Latter Prophets in the Hebrew Bible, following the book of Isaiah and preceding Ezekiel and the Book of the Twelve. (The order is somewhat different in the Christian Old Testament). It derives its name from, and records the visions of, Jeremiah, who lived in Jerusalem in the late 7th and early 6th centuries BCE during the time of king Josiah and the fall of the Kingdom of Juda...
Keywords: Librivox; audiobook; Bible; Old Testament; Christianity; Prophecy; Babylon; fall of Jerusalem; Nebuchadnezzar
|Jerry - Jean Webster|
LibriVox recording of Jerry, by Jean Webster. Read by volunteer readers. Jerry is the humorous story of a young man's attempt to win his lady. Jerry is waiting for his friends at a hotel in Italy, and is bored and lonely. When he hears that a beautiful American lady, Constance Wilder, is staying nearby, he tries to visit her. After an awkward first meeting, he tries to catch her attention by pretending to be a peasant tour guide...
Keywords: LibriVox; audiobook; fiction; romance; disguise; mistaken identity; Italy
|Jerusalem - William Blake|
LibriVox recording of Jerusalem, by William Blake. LibriVox volunteers bring you 9 recordings of Jerusalem by William Blake. This was the weekly poetry project for November 30th, 2008. For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox catalog page for this recording. For more free audio books or to become a volunteer reader, visit LibriVox.org...
Keywords: librivox; poetry; blake
|Jerusalem - The Emanation of the Giant Albion - William Blake|
LibriVox recording of Jerusalem - The Emanation of the Giant Albion, by William Blake. The epic poem Jerusalem was in Blake's own opinion his masterpiece. It is the last of the great prophetic books. Originally produced as an engraved book of 100 pages (only one copy of which was ever fully finished in the colouring), the poem develops and unifies many of the themes Blake had been exploring in earlier works...
Keywords: Librivox; audiobook; non-fiction; poetry; Prophetic Book
Downloads: 3,382 (1 review)
|Jerusalem Delivered - Torquato Tasso|
LibriVox recording of Jerusalem Delivered by Torquato Tasso. Translated by Edward Fairfax. Read by Thomas A. Copeland. The First Crusade provides the backdrop for a rich tapestry of political machinations, military conflicts, martial rivalries, and love stories, some of which are complicated by differences in religion. The supernatural plays a major role in the action. Partly on this account, and partly because of the multilayered, intertwined plots, the poem met with considerable contemporary c...
Keywords: Librivox; audiobook; poetry; history; crusade
|Jesus Himself - Andrew Murray|
LibriVox recording of Jesus Himself by Andrew Murray. Read in English by Christopher Smith Is it possible to be familiar with Jesus, to know the Bible, to be involved in church life, and yet not really know Jesus at all well? Andrew Murray, with his perceptive insights into the church of his day, and indeed of ours too, shows how this is all too often the condition of many believers. In the two essays comprising this book, Murray shows how we can move to a new place in really knowing Jesus, and...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; bible; faith; abide; fellowship; Jesus; Christ; prayer; christian; know
|Jesus of Nazareth, A Biography - John Mark|
LibriVox recording of Jesus of Nazareth, A Biography, by John Mark. Read by Bellona Times. "Jesus of Nazareth, a Biography, by John Mark," recognizes the author of the second Gospel as that "John, whose surname was Mark" (Acts 15:37), whom Barnabas chose as companion when he sailed for Cyprus on his second missionary journey. In making use of the new title, the plan of the Editor is to present "The Gospel: According to Mark" as it would be printed were it written in the twentieth rather than the...
Keywords: librivox; literature; audiobook; jesus; religion
|Jesus of Nazareth: The Story of His Life Simply Told - Mother Mary Loyola|
LibriVox recording of Jesus of Nazareth: The Story of His Life Simply Told by Mother Mary Loyola. Read in English by Heather Hamtil and Maria Therese The study of Our Lord’s life is something very precious to all souls devoted to living a Christian life, according to the Gospels. By learning about Our Lord, Jesus Christ, and His life on earth, we learn how to love Him and to serve Him, as He wills...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; Jesus; Apostles; Catholic; mary; life of christ; redeemer
|Jetta of the Lowlands - Ray Cummings|
LibriVox recording of Jetta of the Lowlands, by Ray Cummings. Read by Richard Kilmer. Fantastic and Sinister Are the Lowlands into Which Philip Grant Descends on His Dangerous Assignment. (Summary by Ray Cummings) For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox catalog page for this recording...
Keywords: librivox; literature; audiobook; adventure; fiction; science fiction
|Jewels of Gwahlur - Robert E. Howard|
LibriVox recording of JEWELS OF GWAHLUR, by Robert E. Howard. Read by Phil Chenevert Conan The Barbarian is after fabulous treasure in this exciting story. But he finds himself in more difficulties than he had counted on. Crafty and powerful human opponents seek to skin him alive, bestial mutations seek to rip his arms off, denizens of the deep want to devour him whole and scantily clad dusky beauties try to waylay him at every step...
Keywords: conan; conan the barbarian; robert E. Howard; librivox; adventure; audiobook
|Jewish Children (Yudishe Kinder) - Sholem Aleichem|
Librivox recording of Jewish Children (Yudishe Kinder) by Sholem Aleichem. Translated by Hannah Berman Read by Adrian Praetzellis. Although written from a child's perspective, this is not a kids book but a series of funny, poignant, and sometimes disturbing stories about life in a late 19th-century Russian-Jewish village -- the world of my grandparents. Sholem Rabinovich (1859-1916) was born in Pereiaslav, Ukraine and later immigrated to New York...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; short stories; historical fiction; children
Downloads: 41,104 (1 review)
|Jezebel's Daughter - Wilkie Collins|
LibriVox recording of Jezebel's Daughter by Wilkie Collins. A brilliant chemist and a shrewd businessman — die on the same day. The widow of the chemist, Mrs. Fontaine, is left with the poisons he was researching , while Mrs. Wagner is left with her husband's mental health institution reforms and his plans for hiring women along with men in his firm's offices. Mrs. Wagner believes in treating madmen gently, and requests for the funny little man Jack Straw to be released from the madhouse...
Keywords: librivox; audiobook; collins; mystery; David Glenney; Fritz Keller; Engelmann; Minna Fontaine; poison; madman; Jack Straw; Madame Fontaine; Frankfurt; Chemistry
Downloads: 11,419 (2 reviews)
|Jill the Reckless - P.G. Wodehouse|
LibriVox recording of Jill the Reckless by P. G. Wodehouse. Read by Don W. Jenkins. Jill had money, Jill was engaged to be married to Sir Derek Underhill. Suddenly Jill becomes penniless, and she is no longer engaged. With a smile, in which there is just a tinge of recklessness, she refuses to be beaten and turns to face the world. Instead she went to New York and became a member of the chorus of "The Rose of America," and Mr...
Keywords: librivox; audiobook; fiction; wodehouse
Downloads: 20,730 (2 reviews)
|Jill's Red Bag - Amy Le Feuvre|
LibriVox recording of Jill's Red Bag by Amy Le Feuvre. Read in English by GabrielleC; Rachel; Esther ben Simonides; Adele de Pignerolles Jack and Jill, along with their little sister "Bumps", are two pickles. Their curious, wild ways are too much for their guardians. But when their older sister reluctantly employs a governess for them, their feet are turned toward the "Golden City." (Summary by GabrielleC) For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, C...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; humor; children; adventure; stories; action; governesses; make-believe
|Jimbo - Algernon Blackwood|
A supernatural fantasy about the mystical adventures of a lonely English boy named Jimbo--who can fly! It’s really quite beautiful and can be enjoyed by adults and teenagers alike. Be warned, however: The death of a beloved character and a creepy old house haunted by the wraith-like spirits of children makes some of this story far too scary for younger kids or indeed anyone of a sensitive disposition...
Downloads: 23,207 (1 review)
|Jo's Boys` - Louisa May Alcott|
LibriVox recording of Jo's Boys, by Louisa May Alcott. Jo's Boys is the third book in the Little Women trilogy by Louisa May Alcott, published in 1886. In it, Jo's "children", now grown, are caught up in real world troubles. All three books - although fiction - are highly autobiographical and describe characters that were really in Alcott's life. This book contains romance as the childhood playmates become flirtatious young men and women...
Keywords: librivox; audiobook; classics; Jo; Amy; Meg; collage; romance
|Job - American Standard Version|
LibriVox recording of The Book of Job, from the American Standard Version. Read by Sam Stinson. God permits "Satan," or in some translations "the adversary" or "the accuser," to put the virtue of Job to the test, at first by giving him power over his property, but forbidding him to touch his person. Satan begins by taking away all of Job's riches, his livestock, his house, his servants, and his children; a series of four messengers informs him that they have perished in various tragedies...
Keywords: librivox; literature; audiobook; audio book; bible; american standard version; job; old testament; tanakh; ketuvim
Downloads: 9,149 (2 reviews)
|Job - King James Version|
LibriVox recording of JOb, King James Version. Dramatic reading by various volunteers. The Book of Job is one of the books of the Hebrew Bible. It relates the story of Job, his trials at the hands of Satan, his theological discussions with friends on the origins and nature of his suffering, his challenge to God, and finally a response from God. The Book itself comprises a didactic poem set in a prose framing device and has been called "the most profound and literary work of the entire Old Testam...
Keywords: Librivox; audiobook; Bible; Job; dramatic reading; King James Version
|Jock of the Bushveld - Sir Percy Fitzpatrick|
LibriVox recording of Jock of the Bushveld, by Sir Percy Fitzpatrick. Jock of the Bushveld is a true story by South African author Sir Percy Fitzpatrick when he worked as a storeman, prospector's assistant, journalist and ox-wagon transport-rider. The book tells of Fitzpatrick's travels with his dog, Jock, during the 1880s. Jock was saved by Fitzpatrick from being drowned in a bucket for being the runt of the litter...
Keywords: librivox; literature; audiobook; adventure; animals; biography; memoirs
Downloads: 12,522 (1 review)
|Joe Tilden's Recipes for Epicures - Joe Tilden|
LibriVox recording of Recipes for Epicures, by Joe Tilden. Read by Clarica. Major Joseph Tilden was in his time one of the most famous Bohemians and epicureans of the Pacific Coast. Ever since his death his many friends have been trying to learn the culinary secrets which made a repast of his devising so delicious. He had given his recipes to but few, and those few his most intimate friends and fellow spirits...
Keywords: Cookery; cooking; food; Librivox; audiobooks